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Hard Bid Estimator in Pittsburgh, PA at Synerfac

Date Posted: 4/5/2019

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Job Description

We have a client in the Fox Chapel area looking to fill an Estimator position. The position's responsibilities include:

- Read and understand project specifications
- Solicit bids from subcontractors
- Take off and price all 44 divisions
- Attend pre-bid meetings
- Review and perform quantity takeoffs from the project drawings
- Develop material cost information for specific project types
- Coordinate bids; obtain and analyze bids from subcontractors and vendors
- Identify specific equipment and labor requirements
- Prepare accurate pricing of estimates including labor, material and subcontract items
- Maintain cost database by entering and backing up data

  Job Requirements  

All candidates must have:

- Five years direct experience estimating in a hard bid environment
- Bachelor of Science degree in engineering or construction related field is preferred
- Experience using estimating software programs such as MC^2
- Outstanding organizational skills •must be able to handle multiple projects and schedules simultaneously in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines
- Excellent overall computer skills
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office